Ear Infection is a disease of the Ear.
The bacterial or viral infection of the middle ear is Ear Infection.
The middle ear is a small space filled with air. It is located behind the eardrum.
The bacteria or virus gets trapped in the middle ear and causes inflammation.
The ear infection is categorized in two parts.
1.Outer Ear infection: It is also known as Otitis Extera. It effects the ear canal, which is followed by the eardrum. When anything get trapped in the ear canal, the bacteria may breed and causes infection. As a result it causes inflammation and redness in the affected area.
2.Otitis Media : It affects the inner ear and is common in young age.
The ear infection is may be a result of Viral infection or bacterial infection in the upper respiratory tract. It is very painful as compare to Otitis externa and may cause Fever also. In this there is fluid accumulation that results into swelling.
Causes of Ear Infection
Building up of wax in the ear
Bacterial or Viral Infection
When water or some object may trapped in the Ear Canal
If not treated properly, Ear Infection may cause
Loss of hearing
Note: Remember if you are craving of Sugar or milk, it means you are feeding the bacteria.
Having a good diet may prevent the chances of infections.
Materia Medica for Ear Infection Single Herb
Onion Juice (Pyaz ka Rass) for Ear Infection
Put 3 drops of Onion juice in the infected Ear.
OR : Chop the Onion in small pieces. Heat it in pan. Make a poultice of it. Use it under infected Ear.
Use lukewarm Olive oil as an Ear drop.
Grind dried Mango leaves to make powder. Add few drops of water in it and boil. Cool. Use it as an Ear drop.
OR : Crush 3 fresh Mango leaves. Use the juice as an Ear drop. Repeat thrice a day.
Use Garlic juice as an Ear drop three times a day.
OR : Boil 5 Garlic cloves in 6 ml water with a pinch of salt. Crush them. Soak a cloth in the solution and place against infected Ear.
OR : Include Garlic in your daily diet. You may also eat it raw.
OR : Put a few drops of Garlic oil in the Ear.
Salt ( Namak ) for Ear Infection
Heat 50 g Salt in a pan. Put it in a piece of cloth and tie it to make poultice. Use it against Infected Ear for 10 minutes.
Prepare a tincture of Apple Cider Vinegar. Put 3 drops of it in the Infected Ear using a cotton bud.
Apply Basil leaf juice over the infected Ear.
Caution : Do not let the Basil leaf juice to enter the Ear.
Boil chopped Bael leaves in Sesame Oil. Strain. Use this oil as an Ear drop.
Helicteres Isora as an Ear Drop
Crush the pods of Helicteres Isora. Heat it in Castor oil. Strain. Use it as Ear Drops.
Heat the leaf juice of Common Milk Hedge. Use it as an Ear drop when bearable hot.
Heat the stem of Winged Treebine over low Flame. Extract its juice. Use it as an Ear Drop.
Heat 10 g Black Cumin seeds in 30 ml Mustard oil. Use it as an Ear drop when bearable hot.
Use warm leaf juice of Bodhi Tree as Ear Drop.
Extract the juice of Onion ( Pyaz ) . Use it as an ear drop. Do not forget to warm the extract slightly before using.
Caution : Too hot and too cold extract causes or increases the sensation of pain.
Drumstick Leaves are atniinflammatory in nature. It contains a number of antioxidants. It is helpful in treating bacterial or fungal infections. Multiple Herbs How to Use Herbal Treatment? Click Here +
Fresh juice of Drumstick Leaves are helpful in treating Ear Infection, Eye Infection and Scurvy.
Herbal Treatment For Ear Infection 1
Chop Garlic and Onion in small pieces. Tie them in a woolen cloth. Warm this pouch on the pan. Use it on the infected Ear.
Herbal Treatment For Ear Infection 2
Take one tablespoon each of Honey ( Shehad ) and Almond ( Badam ) oil in a glass bottle. Add one tablespoon of Glycerin. Mix. Use it as ear drop once a day. It throws out the puss.